Tip: If you cannot place your Glowforge within 8 feet of an openable window, simply add the Glowforge Air Filter.
What is GlowForge Pro?
GlowForge Pro is a professional-grade laser cutter and 3D engraver which brings your ideas to life. Its compact 3’ x 2’ footprint fits well in any craft space, workshop, or family area. After a simple setup ready in under 30 minutes, enjoy creating your own designs on a daily basis and show the world what makes you unique. Best part of that : GlowForge Pro is very intuitive to use.
First comes your idea. Sketch your pattern with a traditional pad and paper, create something on your preferred design software or choose your favorite picture. Drag and drop your file into the free web-based GlowForge software. Load material into the GlowForge. It can be wood, leather, paper, fabric, chocolate, or more! Choose your "printing" parameters and perfectly position design on the material with live preview thanks to built-in cameras. Eventually, hit print! No doubt you will create wonders, whether it is gifts, jewels, tailor-made home organizer, decoration and more.
Jewels to furniture : GlowForge Pro helps you achieve your dreams
As easy to set up as to use, GlowForge Pro works with hundreds of materials and help you unleash your creativity. Precise to 1/1000th of an inch, GlowForge Pro will let you create adorable tiny piece a easily as large furniture or even bigger. Indeed, the exclusive Pro Passthrough allows you to use infinitely long materials. The upgraded cooling system and the enhanced 45 watt laser have been thought and improved with needs of small businesses and crafting teams in mind. Enjoy the precise and faster execution speed throughout the day without letting cool-down pauses slow you down!
How does GlowForge Pro compares with other units?
GlowForge Pro is ideal for professionals, small business, schools, fablab, and more, for fast, easy and all-day-long cutting/engraving. If you belong to the maker movement and want to print quickly and frequently you may also consider GlowForge Plus.
Power: 110/220 VAC, 50 or 60 HZ outlet 800W peak power consumption
Connectivity: Wi-Fi required (2.4 GHz b/g/n and WPA2, WPA, WEP, or open)
Ventilation: With either the Glowforge Compact Filter, or an open-able window within 8 feet
Work Area: Pro Passthrough slot allows the use of material that’s up to 1/4″ (6.3mm) high, up to 20” (50.8cm) wide, and as long as desired Maximum material depth: 18" (455 mm), unlimited with passthrough slot Maximum material width: 20″ (515 mm), Cutting area: approx. 11″ (279 mm) deep and 19.5″ (495 mm) wide Maximum material height: 2″ (50mm), 1/4″ (6.3mm) with passthrough slot Maximum material height with tray: 0.5″ (13mm)
Material Capability : Can safely print on any laser-compatible material such as: For cutting and engraving : wood, fabric, leather, paper, cardboard, plexiglass (acrylic), delrin (acetal), mylar, rubber, cork, sandpaper, foods, and more For engraving only: glass, marble, rubber stamps, stone, ceramic tile, anodized aluminum, titanium, corian, and more
Software: Web interface works on Mac, PC, Linux, and many mobile devices (internet required) Supports JPG, PNG, SVG, PDF, and more
Cameras: Wide Angle Camera — Mounted on the lid, provides a view of the entire printable area, accurate within 0.25" (6mm) Macro Camera — Mounted on the head, provides extreme up-close information for autofocus, accurate within 0.004" (0.1mm)
Features: One button print, autofocus, manual focus option, build-in LED lighting system inside the glowforge
Laser System: Custom CO2 glass laser tube capable of continuous operation at 10,600 nm; rated at 45 watts. No alignment required by user(factory calibrated optical system) Enclosed optical path with cleanable and replaceable windows protects the laser optics to avoid replacement or realignment Positioning precision to 0.001” (0.025mm) Engraving up to 1355 DPI
Safety: Class 4 laser device which comes with all necessary safety training materials. Do not use the Pro in public or around kids without installing Pro Shields (included) Certified to UL/ANSI/IEC 60950-1-07 and CAN/CSA-C22.2 NO. 60950-1-07 (R16) by TUV Rhineland